The Reconstructed head of a 5,500 year old man found a mile from Stonehenge in Wiltshire, UK. It is the most advanced reconstruction of a Neolithic man's face to date. 20-40 years of age, slender build, born about 5,500 years ago about 500 years before the circular ditch and banks at Stonehenge were built
Look at his smile, almost shy and at the same time so peaceful. His lips are inlayed with silver. The little Buddha´s eyes are big and almond shaped, tin inlays edges the eyelids. A silver “urna” shines on his forehead. It symbolizes his third eye, an eye of wisdom. The ears have long lobes, the insignia of royalty. He is seated on a double lotus throne, the sacred flower. It looks like he is floating with the lotus being reflected in the water. The Buddha figure is seated in a position of…
theoddcollection: “ Viking men were also heavily tattooed but their most striking and fearsome fashion statement was their gnashers. They would file horizontal lines into the enamel on their front...
JORVIK Viking Centre - a must see attraction in York
This was the first time that visitors had the chance to come face to face with the Viking residents of York from over 1,000 years ago!